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Meet 2021 Future History Maker Winner, Ralph Carter! Ralph Carter is a native of Columbus, OH and founder of nonprofit organization WE ARE LINDEN. He is a proud alumni of Central State University and member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated Delta Xi Chapter. Ralph is committed to changing the lives of individuals, families and […]

Meet 2021 Future History Maker Winner,  Rev. Derrick Holmes! Reverend Derrick K. Holmes is the current Pastor of Second Baptist Church in Circleville, OH. Reverend Holmes serves as a Contributing Editor of the Columbus African American News Journal and has been featured in The Scioto Post, The Circleville Herald and The Columbus Dispatch. Author of […]

Meet 2021 Future History Maker Winner, Kendall White! Kendall White is a native of Cincinnati yet graduate of Ohio Dominican University with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice. He has used education to lead and serve his peers as recipient of the “Outstanding Leader” Award 2017-2018, using his influence to collect 1,200 books for […]

Meet 2021 Future History Maker Winner, Dr. Beverly Frierson! Dr. Frierson has served in the field of Human and Social Services for 32 years, living by the belief that “No one can do everything, but everyone can do something”. She has mobilized her community through conferences and workshops focused on Business Startup, Self-Esteem and Women’s […]

The 89th Annual Academy Awards was probably the most talked about event of the year so far (besides Remy Ma vs. Nicki Minaj). The American people gathered around their televisions, phones and computers to escape some of the intense drama happening in our nation. People watched the Oscars this year, following last year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy, […]

Ohio State University is making history with its large number of graduates. Sunday, the university handed out a total of 11,235 academic degrees, which set a record. Ohio State University is 146-years-old! The new class includes graduates from nearly 100 countries over six continents. Congratulations to ALL! Follow me on Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter: MistyJRadio […]

Harriet Tubman isn’t the only African American or woman to get historic face time on U.S. currency. In addition to Tubman landing the $20 bill, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew also announced today that Sojourner Truth, Marian Anderson and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be added to bills as well. The back of the […]

The sexiest man alive actor Idris Elba was snubbed this year by The Oscars for his role in “Beast Of No Nation”. But he made…

https://instagram.com/p/6vtpwTIg8m/ A 25-year-old Black woman is making history by becoming the youngest judge in the history of Easley, South Carolina. According to ForHarriet.com, Jasmine Twitty — a graduate of the College of Charleston — has long been recognized for her dedication to developing young people into professionals. Now, the young woman is solidifying her place […]

https://instagram.com/p/6vtpwTIg8m/ A 25-year-old Black woman is making history by becoming the youngest judge in the history of Easley, South Carolina. According to ForHarriet.com, Jasmine Twitty — a graduate of the College of Charleston — has long been recognized for her dedication to developing young people into professionals. Now, the young woman is solidifying her place […]

Welter is football veteran, playing professionally for the past 14 years in addition to an extensive educational experience. The Arizona Cardinals made history Monday when…